The H-SAWH network focuses on the history of women and gender in the U.S. South.

It is sponsored by the Southern Association for Women Historians and co-sponsored by H-Net, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the American Council of Learned Societies.

Recent Content

Author: 
Jacqueline Glass Campbell
Reviewer: 
Victoria Ott

Ott on Campbell, 'When Sherman Marched North from the Sea: Resistance on the Confederate Home Front'

Jacqueline Glass Campbell. When Sherman Marched North from the Sea: Resistance on the Confederate Home Front. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. xii + 177 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2809-0.

Reviewed by Victoria Ott (Birmingham-Southern College) Published on H-SAWH (July, 2004)

Gender, Race, and Resistance on the Confederate Home Front

Author: 
Karen L. Cox
Reviewer: 
Jacqueline G. Campbell

Campbell on Cox, 'Dixie's Daughters: The United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Preservation of Confederate Culture'

Karen L. Cox. Dixie's Daughters: The United Daughters of the Confederacy and the Preservation of Confederate Culture. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2003. xvii + 256 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-2625-1.

Reviewed by Jacqueline G. Campbell (Department of History, University of Connecticut at Storrs) Published on H-SAWH (May, 2004)

The Politics of Vindication

Author: 
Charles K. Wolfe, James E. Akenson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Margaret Nunnelley

Nunnelley on Wolfe and Akenson, 'The Women of Country Music: A Reader'

Charles K. Wolfe, James E. Akenson, eds. The Women of Country Music: A Reader. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2003. x + 229 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-2280-9.

Reviewed by Margaret Nunnelley (History Department, Rice University) Published on H-SAWH (March, 2004)

Gender and Country Music History

Gender and Country Music History

Author: 
Monica Maria Tetzlaff
Reviewer: 
Carole Bucy

Bucy on Tetzlaff, 'Cultivating a New South: Abbie Holmes Christensen and the Politics of Race and Gender, 1852-1938'

Monica Maria Tetzlaff. Cultivating a New South: Abbie Holmes Christensen and the Politics of Race and Gender, 1852-1938. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2002. xxi + 340 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-453-4.

Reviewed by Carole Bucy (Department of History, Volunteer State Community College) Published on H-SAWH (January, 2004)

Author: 
Nancy A. Hewitt
Reviewer: 
Alecia P. Long

Long on Hewitt, 'Southern Discomfort: Women's Activism in Tampa, Florida, 1880s-1920s'

Nancy A. Hewitt. Southern Discomfort: Women's Activism in Tampa, Florida, 1880s-1920s. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2001. ix + 345 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-02682-9; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07191-1.

Reviewed by Alecia P. Long (Louisiana State Museum) Published on H-SAWH (December, 2003)

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